On this flashback Friday, who remembers the Kmart layaway? I had a conversation with my kids earlier this week about what layaways were. I told them that kids these days just don't understand how good they have it! These days they are used to asking for whatever they want and momma just has to come through, parents we always make it happen.
Why do many of us hate to be scared but love a good ghost story? It's me. I am 'many of us.' I can honestly say I have not watched a scary movie in years, decades even. When you grew up with two older brothers who loved nothing more than to scare you any chance they got, you tend to end up being the biggest chicken on the face of the earth. But for some odd reason, any time I'm near someone tellin
Growing up, I distinctly remember running around the house doing what little girl's do. Helping mom in the kitchen, heading outside to hit up the neighborhood kids and see who wanted to come out and play, then heading back home again when I was tired or hungry. My mom would be finishing up a meal and would tell me to go outside and tell my dad the food was ready.
Okay let's take a trip down memory lane right quick. Let's talk favorite Christmas gifts of all time. I'm talking childhood Christmas gifts. I can right off the bat, off the top of my head, give you my top three boom just like that. A girl will never forget her favorite doll and 1 that I received as a little bitty girl was a Strawberry Shortcake doll that blew kisses. She had a little bonnet, she
Have you ever walked down the aisles of the grocery store and something grab your eye? That is what happened to me the other day. The reason? This right here reminds me of my childhood. I remember my dad used to love these and when I was a little girl, maybe 7 years old or so, he introduced me to them.
Holy cow on this Back in the Day Friday, I was super excited to find this little gem, blast from the past if you will, at a convenience store. I used to ask for this gum when I was little, mainly for the treat inside. The comic strip!
OMG if this doesn't bring back childhood memories! When is the last time you had a Slush Puppie? Growing up I was either treated to a Slush Puppie, a Slurpee or an ICEE on road trips! 1 was like a slush, this Slush Puppie was icy like a snow cone. One thing I cannot remember however is...
So I found this fossil as I was going through some things in my childhood bedroom recently and thought, I wonder if my children even have a clue what it is? So I let each of them examine it and waited for their response...